Global Patent Index - EP 1091749 A1

EP 1091749 A1 2001-04-18 - COMPOUNDS AND METHODS FOR DIAGNOSIS OF TUBERCULOSIS

Title (en)

COMPOUNDS AND METHODS FOR DIAGNOSIS OF TUBERCULOSIS

Title (de)

VERBINDUNGEN UND METHODEN ZUR DIAGNOSE VON TUBERKULOSE

Title (fr)

COMPOSES ET METHODES POUR DIAGNOSTIQUER LA TUBERCULOSE

Publication

EP 1091749 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99907065 A

Priority

  • US 9903265 W
  • US 2475398 A
  • US 7259698 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: US6458366B1] Compounds and methods for diagnosing tuberculosis are disclosed. The compounds provided include polypeptides that contain at least one antigenic portion of one or more M. tuberculosis proteins, and DNA sequences encoding such polypeptides. Diagnostic kits containing such polypeptides or DNA sequences and a suitable detection reagent may be used for the detection of M. tuberculosis infection in patients and biological samples. Antibodies directed against such polypeptides are also provided.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A61K 38/00; C07H 21/02; C07H 21/04; C07K 1/00; C07K 16/00; C12P 19/34; C12Q 1/68

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G01N 33/569 (2006.01); A61K 38/00 (2006.01); A61K 39/04 (2006.01); A61K 39/395 (2006.01); A61P 31/06 (2006.01); C07H 21/02 (2006.01); C07H 21/04 (2006.01); C07K 7/00 (2006.01); C07K 14/35 (2006.01); C07K 16/12 (2006.01); C07K 17/00 (2006.01); C07K 19/00 (2006.01); C12N 1/19 (2006.01); C12N 1/21 (2006.01); C12N 5/10 (2006.01); C12N 15/09 (2006.01); C12P 21/08 (2006.01); C12Q 1/04 (2006.01); C12Q 1/68 (2006.01); G01N 33/68 (2006.01); A61K 39/00 (2006.01); C12R 1/19 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

C12Q 1/6883 (2013.01); C07K 14/35 (2013.01); C07K 16/1289 (2013.01); C12Q 1/689 (2013.01); G01N 33/5695 (2013.01); A61K 39/00 (2013.01); C07K 2319/00 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9942118 A2 19990826; WO 9942118 A8 19991021; AU 2681999 A 19990906; BR 9908083 A 20070717; CA 2322617 A1 19990826; CN 1312723 A 20010912; EP 1091749 A1 20010418; JP 2002530050 A 20020917; US 2003135026 A1 20030717; US 2005181419 A1 20050818; US 2007141087 A1 20070621; US 6458366 B1 20021001; US 6949246 B2 20050927; US 7122196 B2 20061017; US 7906277 B2 20110315

INPADOC legal status


2005-05-11 [R18D] EP-APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN: (CORRECTION)

- Effective date: 20040829

2002-05-08 [D18D] EP-APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN: (DELETED)

2001-04-18 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000915

2001-04-18 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE